Nancy CowlesExecutive DirectorContact Nancy
Nancy has over 30 years of experience conceiving, building, and directing organizations to investigate a wide variety of consumer issues and to craft solutions. Prior to coming to KID, Nancy served as executive director of the Coalition for Consumer Rights, a center for public interest research and education. She received her BA from Wheaton College. She has three children and lives in Oak Park, Illinois.
Carson GaffneyProgram DirectorContact Carson
Carson joined KID in 2016 as a fellow with the University of Chicago Public Interest Program (UCPIP), a fellowship opportunity for students committed to public and social service. Carson is a graduate of UChicago, where she received departmental honors in both Sociology and Gender & Sexuality Studies. Originally from South Carolina, Carson currently lives in the Chicago neighborhood of Hyde Park.